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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Luiz Cane, Paulo Thiago vs. Jacob Volkmann official for UFC 106

antonio-rogerio-nogueiraThe UFC has recently made match-ups of Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Luiz Cane and Paulo Thiago vs. Jacob Volkmann official for UFC 106.

The event is scheduled for November 21 from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

The light heavyweight bout between Nogueira and Cane is set for the main portion of the card, while the welterweight showdown between Thiago and Volkmann will be on the preliminary portion.

Twin brother to former UFC heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Lil Nog is currently riding a five fight win streak following a knockout loss suffered at the hands of Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou in February of 2007, while Cane has recently racked up wins over Jason Lambert, Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou and Steve Cantwell during his time with the UFC.

Thiago will be looking to get things back on track following a recent decision loss to Jon Fitch on the heels of the Brazilian’s breakthrough Octagon knockout over Josh Koscheck at UFC 95, while Volkmann, a three-time NCAA Division I All-American wrestler, currently sports an unblemished record of 9-0.

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